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Hepworth Christmas Market set to attract thousands

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Our new columnist: Monkey’s business - Strictly was spectacular

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Howard Roberts from Altofts is reaearching all the people from the village who died in WWI.

Book planned for village heroes

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Carnival parade coming to town

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Fancy a free pizza in Wakefield?

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Westgate to be given £2m facelift?

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Zara is on road to recovery

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Wakefield’s Unity Works bar to be re-opened temporarily

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Parents of children at Little Stars Nursery in Airedale have been raising funds for CCTV, lighting and other measures at the site as their has been lots of vandalism, an arson attack and anti social behaviour since the neighbouring former Redhill Junior School became disused.
pictured are Aimee Redman, Laura Rotherforth, Louise Wagstaff, Emma Rudd, Hollie Redman, Maxine Jordan

Mums fighting back against nursery yobs

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Don Crossley

Tributes paid to RAF veteran Don Crossley

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Lane on M62 closed in Leeds

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There were delays on the M1.

Delays after collision on M1 near Rotherham

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Chris Grayling boards a train in York on his way to Horsforth. Picture: Gary Longbottom

‘Look at what we’re doing’: Grayling comes out fighting on Northern transport

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M62 cleared after collision

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Train strikes in West Yorkshire

The train services still running across Yorkshire as railways hit by 'worst strike in decades'

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Family feared acid attack after being squirted in face with ammonia during Wakefield bike shop robbery

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Orhan Yigit

Police officer from Castleford ‘raped domestic violence victim’ - jury told

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White van spotted at violent double burglary

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Leeds Magistrates' Court, where the hearing took place.

Irish television producer appears at Leeds court accused of grooming schoolgirl

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Wakefield City Academies Trust should face police probe, says council leader

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Wakefield City Academies Trust should face police probe, says council leader

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Minister Nick Gibb

Three schools could lose £1.5m in Wakefield City Academies Trust collapse

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Scholars march with pride ahead of graduating

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Scholars march with pride ahead of graduating

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Budget 2017: Hammond and May put on united front on visit to Leeds College of Building

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Oh baby, look at this for a first Christmas surprise - families can get up close to meet the reindeer puppets paraded daily at Sheffield's Meadowhall

VIDEO: Santa's Puppet Reindeer Parade at Meadowhall - FIRST LOOK

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VIDEO: Santa's reindeers to parade with War Horse puppet magic at Sheffield's Meadowhall

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May King Tsang a trainer at the Google Digital Garage in Sheffield

Google confirms it will extend ‘digital bus tour’ in Yorkshire

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Labour Party holds Wakefield West seat after council by-election

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MP Jon Trickett.

MP’s bid to halt boundary change

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Budget 2017: Hammond and May put on united front on visit to Leeds College of Building

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Chris Grayling boards a train in York on his way to Horsforth. Picture: Gary Longbottom

‘Look at what we’re doing’: Grayling comes out fighting on Northern transport

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Mary Creagh has her say on #MeToo, mental health cuts and Universal Credit

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Sunny days and freezing nights forecast for Yorkshire this weekend

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The Knottingley hydro electric plant.

VIDEO: £7.5m Knottingley hydroelectric plant to produce a 'century worth of power'

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Dense fog is affecting much of Yorkshire this morning.

Fog warning issued across Yorkshire as Met Office warn commuters to take extra care on roads

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Mid Yorkshire Hospitals Trust launches live A&E waiting times

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Pinderfields Hospital

JON TRICKETT: The NHS is what matters most to Hemsworth constituents

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GP rankings - how does your surgery fare?

Revealed: The worst 10 GP surgeries in Wakefield district

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GP Patient Survey rankings - how does your practice fare?

Revealed: The best 10 GP surgeries in Wakefield district

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Doctor quizzed patient about her sex life

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